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Herschel Levit Papers

Summary Information
Title: Herschel Levit Papers
Creator: Levit, Herschel
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1964
The collection consists of one lithograph print, Evy, probably sold to American Associated Artists Gallery, 1947.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.


This collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials.


Miscellaneous art,

Biographical Sketch

Herschel Levit was born in 1912 in Pennsylvania. He attended the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and later taught at the Pratt Institute for 30 years. He worked as a painter and printmaker, creating illustrations and advertisements. Levit died in 1986. Biographical Source: (Accessed 28 Jan. 2008)

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one lithograph print (not children's book illustration), Evy, probably sold to American Associated Artists Gallery, 1947

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • The collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Levit, Herschel
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Miscellaneous art  
Note  : ,
Box MC1065
lithograph print, not children's book illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1065